Category: Startup Struggles

The Hunt is Coming to an End

The Hunt is Coming to an End

Hi Everybody! As people that have run a startup before know, startups are all about trying new things, seeing what works, what doesn’t, and adjusting to fit the needs and wants of your consumers. When we launched The Hunt back in October, we thought would be a fun way to encourage users to keep checking…

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AAA Gaming Headache? Try Tylenol.

AAA Gaming Headache? Try Tylenol.

In late September of 1982,  twelve year old Mary Kellerman died mysteriously after complaining of a headache. Later that day Adam Janus, his brother and his sister in law also died mysteriously after complaining of a headache. Local medical officials were terrified that this might be the spread of some terrible, new, rapid-killing disease, noting…

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Developer Spotlight: LRD Games

Developer Spotlight: LRD Games

Hello LBO Fans!  Welcome to another edition of Developer Spotlight! Today we are sitting down with LRD Games, creators of Deep Sixed, we hope you enjoy!  1. First off, tell us a little bit about yourself and your studio! Tell us your story!   We’re actually all teachers!  Everyone on the Little Red Dog Games…

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LBO Partners With LRDGames!

LBO Partners With LRDGames!

Hi LBO Fans, We are super excited to announce our new partnership with LRDGames to bring Deep Sixed to LBO! Deep Sixed is a space survival sim that challenges you to survive as long as you can while exploring the outer reaches of the universe! The team at LRDGames is a really fantastic group and…

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Aaaaaaand We’re Back!

Aaaaaaand We’re Back!

Hey All, Hope everyone is doing well and enjoying the hot summer months…indoors with their games, and away from the terrible heat.   We just wanted to post an update to let everyone know that yes, we, and LBO, are still alive and kicking. We have had a busy past couple of months, updating things…

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Is There Any Deal? (The Answer Is Always Yes)

Is There Any Deal? (The Answer Is Always Yes)

Hey LBOers, We just wanted to share some really exciting news, LBO is the newest site to be featured on isthereanydeal.com! We are really excited to be partnered with such an awesome site, and to have LBO listed right along side some of the most popular storefronts in the world! On a housecleaning note, LBOjoe…

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NEW TO LBO: Frozen Cortex

NEW TO LBO: Frozen Cortex

Hey All, We are really excited to announce we have a new title on LBO, Frozen Cortex, from the fantastic folks at Mode 7! We have a New to LBO promotion running now so the game has an initial Max Counter of $8.99 which means a guaranteed savings of at least 64%! Please feel free…

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It has been a week, THANK YOU!

It has been a week, THANK YOU!

Hey all, I am going to piggy-back a bit on Joey’s latest post, and just let everyone know some awesome news. LBO is growing, A LOT! In the last week alone over 1,000 of you have come to the site, we have doubled our registered users, and we are receiving more offers than ever! We…

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Oh my God our site looks so much better.

Oh my God our site looks so much better.

Joey and I are always trying to make the site the best place to buy awesome games from awesome people. And recently we spent some time doing our least favorite thing: front end design. That said I think the results speak for themselves, we have a new color palate for  our header, and have tuned…

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Upcoming Site Changes (November 2017)

Upcoming Site Changes (November 2017)

Alex and I did not begin our careers as professional programmers, so building our site has been a long and challenging journey. There’s been plenty to learn about coding and design in order for us to deliver an enjoyable experience to our users. Each step of this learning process has felt frustratingly slow at times,…

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